Several CWRU students will be taking advantage of various competitive scholarships in the 2015-16 academic year. Overall, CWRU students have been awarded scholarships ranging from $1000 to over $15,000 to assist them as they study abroad in the coming year. We celebrate their successes.
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Katherine Krawiec—National University of Ireland
Caitlin Gaffney—University College Dublin
The Irish government is sponsoring a scholarship program for students studying abroad in Ireland in the 2015-16 academic year and CWRU is one of 10 U.S. institutions to receive this funding. Each scholarship recipient will receive $2500 to help with study abroad costs. The next round of applications for Spring 2016 scholarships are due on October 15th.
Sierra Blanton—University of Manchester
Martin Bolger—University of Sheffield
These scholarships are awarded to outstanding students who plan to study abroad. This year’s recipients are both studying in the UK for the entire 2015-16 academic year.
Eva L. Pancoast Memorial Fund
The Eva L. Pancoast Memorial Fund was established in 1985 to assist female graduates of The College of Arts and Sciences and/or female students in The School of Graduate Studies with extending their education by foreign study or foreign travel.
Jonathan Sender—Hebrew University
This endowment provides funding to students with a major/minor in the College of Arts and Sciences to study abroad at Hebrew University.
Chinese Government Scholarship
Koby Picker—Peking University
Amelia Iglesias—Sichuan University
The Chinese Government Scholarship fully funds students studying abroad for a year in China.
David L. Boren
David L. Boren Scholarships are awarded to U.S. undergraduate and graduate students for the purpose of acquiring language skills and experience in countries that are deemed critical to the future security and stability of the United States. Anna Sklenar is one of 171 national award recipients this year; Anna will receive funding to study Russian in Kazakhstan in exchange for one year of employment with the U.S. government.
Best of luck to all of our scholarship recipients!
The Office of Education Abroad has information about these exciting scholarships in addition to others. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for information about finding the right scholarship for you.